Membership to the alliance is free and there are two types.

Strategic Partners take a lead in an area of work; for example, they may deliver on a programme or be a part of the governance.

Alliance Members do not currently take such a role in the work of the alliance, but access all training opportunities and work in partnership with the alliance.

These roles are fluid and we expect for there to be movement to suit the needs of the school or company; this is about getting the best for the children you care for.

To apply to be a Strategic Partner or Alliance Member, please complete the form below. Once this has been completed, please return it to

We hold a termly meeting for all strategic partners and alliance members. During these meetings, the morning is devoted to professional development through a showcase by one of the members and the afternoon deals with the strategic direction of the alliance.

The Outwood Institute of Education vision is simple: to put students first through offering world class leadership, professional development and training in order to improve the life chances for young people.

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